Swirly Ear Cuff Tutorial

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Swirly Ear Cuff Tutorial Pattern


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Jewelry: Swirly Ear Cuff Tutorial
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details





Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Pattern Description:

This lesson teaches you to make an ear cuff that gracefully curves along the edge of your ear. Delicate looking spirals sweep up and down, extending from a single bead in the center.

This ear cuff is easily customizable. You can make the spirals any size you like, use different shaped beads, or even wrap beads all the way up the spirals. The possibilities are endless!

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • One size fits most


  • 14" (35cm) 20g wire (you can use either dead soft or half hard. This works well with copper, sterling silver, craft wire and some other metals as well)
  • 2' 26g wire (you can use either dead soft or half hard)
  • 1 6mm round bead

You Will Also Need:

  • Chain nose pliers
  • Round nose pliers
  • Wire cutters
  • Marker
  • Ruler
  • 8mm mandrel or pliers with an 8mm barrel
  • Hammer (metal or nylon, depending on type of wire you are using)
  • Bench block (metal or rubber, depending on type of wire you are using)

Pattern Reviews

Pattern Reviews

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bronnyb on craftsy.com

Excellent My First Tutorial from Gailavira on Craftsy  April 15, 2012

I had so much fun doing this tutorial. It was well set out and photos and instructions very helpful. The full title - Swirly Ear Cuff Tutorial Pattern by Gailavira Tutorials.

About Designer

About Designer

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My name is Donna. I've been making "stuff" for as long as I can remember. I've played a little bit with most types of crafts but I keep coming back to sewing, polymer clay and jewelry making most of the time (ok, mostly jewelry).

If you would like to see more of my work you can find it in my etsy shops, http://www.GailaviraJewelry.com , http://www. ShutUpAndCuffMe.com and ...

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